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Flag for Canada September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

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Tuesday, September 17, 2024 at 8:44 PM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Yellowknife: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Begins: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 6:41 PM

Maximum: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 8:44 PM

Ends: Tue, Sep 17, 2024 at 10:47 PM

Duration: 4 hours, 6 minutes


September 17, 2024 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Yellowknife

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During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covers only parts of the Moon, as seen from Yellowknife. There are no other locations on Earth where the Moon appears completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covers only a small portion of the Moon.

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Phases and local times of this eclipse

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8:12 PM Sep 178:44 PM Sep 179:15 PM Sep 17
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Local times for eclipse in Yellowknife on Tuesday, September 17, 2024

EventTime in YellowknifeDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsSep 17 at 6:41:03 PM81°East9.4° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
MoonriseSep 17 at 7:57:35 PM97°East0.0° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse beginsSep 17 at 8:12:50 PM100°East1.5°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Maximum EclipseSep 17 at 8:44:12 PM107°East-southeast4.9°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Partial Eclipse endsSep 17 at 9:15:35 PM114°East-southeast8.3°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Moon close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to East-southeast.
Penumbral Eclipse endsSep 17 at 10:47:21 PM135°Southeast17.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Yellowknife (MDT – Mountain Daylight Time).

This eclipse is in progress during moonrise or moonset, so only parts of the eclipse are visible in Yellowknife.

The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses visible in Yellowknife

Eclipse Visibility from YellowknifeVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks likeMax degreePath of the eclipse
2020Jan 10LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 4LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2021May 26LunarPartial
2021Jun 10SolarPartial
2021Nov 18 / Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2022Nov 8LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2024Mar 24 / Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Apr 8SolarPartial
2024Sep 17LunarPartial
2025Mar 13 / Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Mar 3LunarTotal
2026Aug 12SolarPartial
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 16 / Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 11LunarPartial
2028Dec 31LunarTotal
2029Jan 14SolarPartial
2029Jun 11SolarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPenumbral
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Yellowknife, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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